Anime Director Makoto Shinkai’s film “Weathering with You” was selected to be Japan’s entry for the 92nd Academy Awards. It was chosen to represent the country for Best International Film category in February 2020. It already earned 10 billion yen since it was shown last July 2019. Now, it is one of the highest-earning local films in the country. “Weathering with You” is the second movie submitted for the “Best International Film” category. It is also the first animation entry in 20 years after Studio Ghibli’s “Princess Mononoke”